Joseph Belnap

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Belnap was born on 26 January 1853, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Gilbert R. Belnap, was 31 and his mother, Adaline Knight, was 21. He married Minerva Permelia Howard on 26 April 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1860 and Riverdale, Weber, Utah, United States in 1870. In 1870, at the age of 17, his occupation is listed as mail carrier in West Weber, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 1 April 1922, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Belnap
1853–1922
Minerva Permelia Howard
1857–1935
Marriage: 26 April 1874
Joseph Howard Belnap
1876–1940
Augusta Permelia Belnap
1877–1917
Lodasca Belnap
1879–1930
Tirzah Adaline Belnap
1881–1969
Josie M Belnap
1883–1964
Florence Belnap
1885–1930
Gilbert Riley Belnap
1887–1889
Amos Belnap
1889–1966
Emory Belnap
1891–1961
Blanche LaVern Belnap
1894–1926
Ida Belnap
1898–1989
Roswell Stanton Belnap
1900–1961

Sources (56)

  • Joseph Belnap, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Belnap - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Joseph Belnap
  • Joseph Belnap, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

World Events (8)

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1866

Historical Boundaries 1866: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States 1913: Franklin, Idaho, United States

1872 · The First National Park

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Belknap .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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History of Joseph Belnap #1 written by his son, Amos Belnap - (2 Versions slightly different)

Joseph Belnap History written by his son, Amos Belnap My father is Joseph Belnap, son of Gilbert Belnap and Adaline Knight Belnap. He was so named Joseph after the Prophet Joseph Smith. My Mother i …

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